Repotting

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Aerating soil (Why it’s important + How to do it!)

If you’ve been a gardener for a while, you may have come across articles referring to how important it is to keep your soil “loose” or “airy”. But what does soil aeration mean? And why do we care? In short, if a soil is well-aerated, there is enough exchange of oxygen between the soil and …

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a root-bound peace lily

How to Repot a Root-Bound Peace Lily (2 Things people forget…)

When your plant shows signs of being root-bound, it’s your cue to upsize its pot. Not doing so is detrimental to your plant, as: there is not enough room for the rootball to grow to support a larger plant; and there is insufficient soil to support your plant’s nutritional needs. Both reasons cause stress, slow …

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